Washington, D.C. – Today Congressmen Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) and Collin C. Peterson (D-MN) introduced the bipartisan Transporting Livestock Across America Safely (TLAAS) Act- H.R 6079. This bill, supported by forty-five original co-sponsors, directly addresses the far-reaching Hours of Service (HOS) regulations for haulers of livestock.
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, gave the following statement:
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement after hearing the Army Corps of Engineers announced they would include approximately $32.389 million in funding in their 2018 Work Plan in support of the JAXPORT Harbor deep dredge navigation project.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement after he voted in favor of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for the fiscal year 2019.
Washington D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement after the House failed to pass the 2018 Farm Bill.
Washington, D.C.—Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) today issued the following statement:
Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, introduced the Cambodia Democracy Act of 2018. Chairman Yoho released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted. S. Yoho (R-FL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, and Congressman Adam Smith (D-WA) released the following statements after a full committee mark up of their Better Utilization of Investments Leading to Development Act (BUILD) - H.R. 5105.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, released the following statement on the release of three U.S. prisoners by North Korea.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL) released the following statement after President Trump announcement that the United States will withdraw from the flawed Iran nuclear deal.
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Livestock haulers continue to gain support from legislators with the House of Representatives working on a bill that would amend Electronic Logging Device (ELD) and hours of service rules.
On June 13, Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) introduced a bipartisan bill with Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) called the Transporting Livestock Across America Safely (TLAAS) Act- H.R 6079.
This week, from his perch on the U.S. House Agriculture Committee, U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., introduced a bill reforming federal regulation on how haulers transport livestock across the country.
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